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Observations on the DMO

The Australian Energy Regulator, following a request from the Federal Minister for Energy, implemented a Default Market Offer (DMO)...

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Competition in the mobile phone sector

In Australia, there are only three physical mobile phone networks (signalling towers, repeaters etc), owned by Telstra, Optus, and Vodafone....

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South Australia’s Virtual Power Plant Schemes

A Virtual Power Plant (VPP) consists of a network of solar+battery systems installed across the electricity system (in homes,...

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Increased discount for Origin “Value” deal

Two years ago the SA Government invited electricity retailers to tender for the opportunity to offer a more attractive...

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The Mysterious Case of the Disappearing Controlled Load 

ConnectEd workers have noticed a spike in reports of missing off peak controlled load. Controlled load, also called “dedicated”...

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Consumer Tips: Solar Power Calculators

We recommend energymadeeasy.gov.au as an energy contract comparison tool. However, householders with solar systems note that it does have a significant...

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